Deadly Modesto Pedestrian Accident on I Street near Seventh Street
MODESTO, CA (October 13, 2021) – Tuesday morning, a pedestrian died in a crash on I Street near Seventh Street in Modesto.
Modesto Police Lt. Jason Grogan said that it happened at around 5:44 a.m. Moreover, it occurred on I Street near Seventh Street and Eight Street. According to reports, the incident happened while it’s still dark, roughly 90 minutes before sunrise.
Grogan confirmed that a westbound SUV struck an adult male pedestrian. As a result, the pedestrian got trapped underneath it.
Then, firefighters freed the man to a hospital where he later succumbed to injuries. His identity remains undisclosed at this time.
Meanwhile, Sgt. Pat Kimes didn’t use a crosswalk at the time of the crash.
Furthermore, the SUV driver stayed at the scene and has been cooperative with investigators.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim of the crash on I Street near Seventh Street.
Moving Forward after a Tragic Loss in a Crash
The loss of a dear one in a crash is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Those impacted must recognize they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. This may be the most beneficial step towards recovery.
Indeed, filing a claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal, while ensuring that justice is brought to the deceased,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
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